True story of thirteen totally normal young women that suffered harsh questioning and were put in prison under made up charges of helping the rebellion against Franco back in the 1940's. ... See full summary »
Emilio Martínez Lázaro
Pilar López de Ayala,
An ordinary day in the mega-city of Istanbul: Ten-year-old Cemo sells paper tissues in the streets, Hayat is controlled by her husband and transsexual Ebru sells her body. All three have a ... See full summary »
When the professor and writer Lola Sánchez is assigned to write a column in the newspaper about the Spanish Civil War, she researches and finds for the first time about the shooting of ... See full summary »
Under Madrid's scorching summer sun, ordinary couples with real passion and the unquenchable desire to love and be loved, share the same irrepressible urge to investigate their own sexuality through five intertwined stories.
Natalia de Molina,
Set in '50s Spain, a young man (Sanz) leaves the army and looks for a job so he and his fiancée (Verdu) can get married. He rents a room from a widow (Abril), and shortly begins a torrid ... See full summary »
The frustration and vital weariness of Michel des Assantes, a prestigious plastic surgeon in Paris, is unbearable: he has a wife whom he does not love, a son who is foreign to him and ... See full summary »
Luis García Berlanga
Amparo Soler Leal
Adopted by a treacherous semi-scientific cult where extraordinary mental powers are common, extraordinary 12-year-old David begins an archetypal journey across two continents to find his destiny as Child of the Moon.
Madrid in the 40s: in an old neighborhood tavern, every first Friday of the month at nightfall Moor Hauma organizes a unique and secret card game. The Caudillo, Francisco Franco, meets with several friends of Africa's campaign for a game.
" The shame " inaugurates 12 º Festival of Malaga.
The Shame, opera occupies first place of David Planell, the official section inaugurates, on April 17, to competition of 12 ª edition of the Festival of Malaga. Led by Alberto San Juan and Natalia Mateo and produced by Avalon it counts the history of two persons who must stop throwing balls out and to learn to take the reins of their lives.
His director and scriptwriter David Planell, is an experienced scriptwriter who has worked for series as "Hospital Central" or "El commissary". With 4 short ones to his backs, he has just given the great jump to the direction of full-lenght films. His career like producer starts in 2004 on having directed "Charisma", his first short, which premiere could not be better: thanks to it obtained his first nomination to the Goya Prizes.
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